Worker cracked ribs in conveyor

Source: on 2009-08-03 13:43:00

Chester-based Calder Industrial Materials has had its profits cut by £5550 after a worker was trapped in a conveyor belt, breaking his ribs.Stephen Shore was trying to remove waste materials from a moving conveyor belt at the factory, which makes lead products, when he was trapped and crushed. He escaped with cracked ribs and severe bruises.The HSE investigation into the accident revealed the firm had not fitted machine guards."Fixed guards ...

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